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Education

1997
MFA, Painting & Printmaking, Yale University School of Art, New Haven, CT

1995
BFA, Painting & Drawing, Italian Renaissance and Baroque Art History Minor, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA

 

Solo Exhibitions

2016
Floral Galore, Van Vleck House and Gardens, Montclair, NJ

2011
Whisper and Scurry of Small Lives, Hamilton Square, Jersey City, NJ

2010
In Bloom, Windows on Columbus, Jersey City, NJ

2008
The Hanging Garden, Space B Gallery, New York, NY

2002
Recent Paintings, Women’s Studio Workshop, Rosendale, NY

2001
Recent Paintings, Moreau Gallery, St. Mary’s College, Notre Dame, IN

2000
Gardens of Delight – Recent Paintings, Steinhardt Conservatory Gallery, Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Brooklyn, NY

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017
The Expanding Matrix, Curated by Fred Fleisher, Amelie A. Walace Gallery, State University of New York at Old Westbury, Long Island, NY

The Four Seasons, Village West Gallery, Jersey City, NJ

Maximum Overdrive, Curated by Fred Fleisher, Dineen-Hull Gallery, Hudson County Community College, Jersey City, NJ

2016
La Storia, Jen Mazza, Laurie Riccadonna, Michelle Vitale, Center for the Arts at Casa Columbo, Italian Educational and Cultural Center, Jersey City, NJ

2015
Prime Matter, Techningmuseet (The Museum of Drawings), Laholm, Sweden

2014
Prime Matter, Senaspace, New York, NY

The Big Small Painting Show, The Drawing Rooms, Jersey City, NJ

Multiple Visions, Gallery 58, Jersey City, NJ

2012
Naturally, Pierro Gallery, South Orange, NJ

2010
Inner Visions/Outer Space, ISO Building, Jersey City, NJ

2009
The Air is Thick, Cerulean Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2008
212 Gallery Group Exhibition, 212 Gallery, Aspen, CO

2007
Group Exhibition, Space B Gallery, New York, NY
Patterns, Arts Guild of Rahway, Rahway, NJ
Declaration of Independents, Space B Gallery, New York, NY

2005
Flora, South Bend Regional Art Museum, South Bend, IN
Marking Time, City Without Walls, Curated by Joe Ford, Seton Hall University Law School, Newark, NJ

2003
New Jersey State Council on the Arts Recipients Exhibition, Rutgers University, Camden, NJ
Montclair State University Exchange Exhibition, Wonkwang University, South Korea

2002
Jersey City Museum Benefit Art Auction, New Jersey State Council on the Arts Grant Recipients, Jersey City, NJ

2001
Look:  Paint, SPACES Gallery, Cleveland, OH
Flat-File Show, Bellwether Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2000
sva2000, Palmer Museum of Art, University Park, PA

1998
Faculty Exhibition, Pennsylvania State University Zoller Gallery University Park, PA

1997
New Work, Robert Steele Gallery, New York, NY
M.F.A. Thesis Exhibition, Yale University School of Art Gallery, New Haven, CT
College Art Association M.F.A. Exhibition, Yale University School of Art Painting Representative, Hunter College, New York, NY

 

Bibliography

Carroll, Brendan, “This is Jersey City Part II, A Closer Look at the Gallery Scene”, hyperallergic.com, (September 2011)

Carroll, Brendan, “Laurie Riccadonna”, He Said She Said, http://brendanscottcarroll.wordpress.com/2011/05/01/laurie-riccadonna/, Exhibition Announcement (May 2011)

Rounds, Kate, “Great City Deserves Great Artists”, Hudson Reporter, (March 2011)

 

Awards/Grants/Fellowships

2011
(2008) Individual Artist Fellowship, New Jersey State Council on the Arts, Trenton, NJ

2004
G.E.M Grant – (Grants to Enhance our Mission), Hudson County Community College, Jersey City, NJ
Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation Full Fellowship, Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, Amherst, VA

2002
Individual Artist Fellowship, New Jersey State Council on the Arts
Trenton, NJ
Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation Full Fellowship, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, Vermont
Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation Full Fellowship, Women’s Studio Workshop, Rosendale, NY

1997
Ely Harwood Schless Memorial Prize, Highest Achievement in Painting, Yale University School of Art, New Haven, CT

1995
Creative Achievement Award, Highest Achievement in Visual Arts, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA

1994
Margaret Giffen-Schoenfeld Award, Achievement in Painting, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA

 

Visiting Artist Lectures/Presentations/Critiques

2014
Visiting Artist Lecture & Student Critiques, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore MD

2013
Lecture, New York Artist Lecture Series, Brooklyn, NY

2011
Lecture, Get Your Kids Excited About Contemporary Art, Little Collector.com, Affordable Art Fair, New York, NY

 

Collections

2016
Memorial Sloan Kettering Monmouth, Middletown, NJ

2014
Hudson County Community College Foundation, Permanent Art Collection, Jersey City, NJ

 

Artist Residencies

2004
Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation Full Fellowship, Amherst, VA (1 month)

2003
Fundacion Valparaiso, Mojacar, Almeria, Spain (1 month)

2002
Vermont Studio Center, Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation Full Fellowship, Johnson, Vermont (1 month)
Women’s Studio Workshop, Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation Full Fellowship, Rosendale, NY (6 weeks)

 

Exhibitions Curated/Juried

2016
Curator, Contemporary Hudson County, Dineen-Hull Gallery, Hudson County Community College, Jersey City, NJ

2014
Co-Curator, Meredith Lippman, Eileen Ferara, Sustainable Jersey City +ART at the Drawing Rooms, Drawing Rooms, Jersey City, NJ

2002
Guest Curator, Student Art Exhibition, List Gallery, Brown University, Providence, RI

 

Academic Affiliation

2004-Present
Program Coordinator / Full Professor of Studio Art, Hudson County Community College, Jersey City, NJ

2001-2003
Adjunct Professor, Montclair State University, Upper Montclair, NJ
Adjunct Professor, Bergen County Community College, Paramus, NJ
Adjunct Professor, Hudson County Community Collegem Jersey City, NJ

Spring 2001
Visiting Assistant Professor, Brown University, Providence, RI

1998-2000
Visiting Assistant Professor of Painting & Drawing, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA

1996-1997
Teaching Assistant (Painting I, Artist Materials/Techniques), Yale University School of Art, New Haven CT